Katrina victims blamed for Houston crime...again

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HOUSTON - A letter to inmate No. 1352951 and a cell phone bill for $76.63, both found in a soggy New Orleans duplex ruined by Hurricane Katrina, led Louisiana bounty hunter James Martin to Texas.


It marked the seventh time since Katrina that Martin, whose pursuit of bail jumpers often begins with clues salvaged from abandoned New Orleans homes, has followed a trail to Texas.


Nightfighter said…
It is becoming more evident to me that in the rush to place blame on Pres. Bush and therefore Republicans for the tradegy in New Orleans, we have lost an opportunity to improve the lives of the gulf coast residents by acknowledging the failure of the welfare state and the great society programs.